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  • What Becomes of the Brokenhearted

  • A Memoir
  • By: E. Lynn Harris
  • Narrated by: Richard Allen
  • Length: 8 hrs and 33 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 116
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 46
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 46

Now, in his most daring act yet, E. Lynn Harris writes the memoir of his life from his childhood in Arkansas as a closeted gay boy through his struggling days as a self-published author to his rise to New York Times best seller status.

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  • A Definite

  • By Penny on 11-07-03

A fascinating story

Overall
4 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 05-25-04

I have never read a book quite like this one. Like the other reviewer, I am white / straight but loved this book. Lynn Harris provides every detail of life as a closted gay in Arkansas, NY, Chicago, Atlanta, and DC. Each city has its own challenges and teh ending is great. Lynn is inspiring.

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